Computed Tomography B (MRTY5041)


This unit of study looks at advanced CT concepts and imaging procedures. This includes applications that provide functional information or require more complex post processing. Cardiac angiography, virtual endoscopy, brain perfusion, portable and interventional CT will be explored. It also examines the latest CT methodologies, including volume imaging, dual source and muliti-energy CT, and the use of CT in other modalities such as molecular imaging and therapy planning. The physical principles, clinical application and appropriate utilisation of these CT procedures will be explored.

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1 x 2000wd portfolio (40%); online tutorials and disucssions (30%); 1 x 2-hr online exam (30%)

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It is assumed that enrolled students will be Medical Radiation Practitioners working in the field of CT

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Non-award/non-degree study

If you wish to undertake one or more units of study (subjects) for your own interest but not towards a degree, you may enrol in single units as a non-award student.

Cross-institutional study

If you are from another Australian tertiary institution you may be permitted to underake cross-institutional study in one or more units of study at the University of Sydney.